Health, Safety & Environment

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Energy Transition , Shale Plays

Energy ESG: Exclusive Look at EOG’s Efforts to Reduce Flaring

In this exclusive video interview, EOG Resources Vice President Pam Roth sits down with Jessica Morales to break down energy policies and how oil and gas producers can demonstrate their ESG plans.

May 12, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Energy Transition , Shale Plays , Technology

For ESG Investors, ‘Clean Fracs’ Could Mitigate Environmental Impacts

As regulatory requirements and ESG reporting and transparency increase to address gas flaring, “clean fracs” could be one solution for upstream oil and gas companies towards an energy transition. 

May 12, 2021

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Report Shows Global Flaring Levels Down in Oil Sector

The U.S. and Nigeria were among the countries noted for making strides in lowering volumes of flared gas.

April 30, 2021

International , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Construction , Pipelines , System Integrity

Frustrated Canada Presses White House to Keep Line 5 Open

Canadians are pushing on several diplomatic fronts against Mich. Gov. Whitmer’s order to shut Enbridge’s Great Lakes oil pipeline.

April 26, 2021

Business , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

New York City Sues Exxon Mobil, BP, Shell over Climate Change

The lawsuit comes after a federal appeals court this month rejected New York City’s effort to hold five major oil companies liable to help pay the costs of harm caused by global warming.

April 22, 2021

Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Energy Transition , Technology

Carbon Capture Key to Fast-tracking Energy Transition

Carbon capture technologies such as CCUS offer an opportunity to fast-track the energy transition, but experts say murky regulations in the U.S. are obstructing its path to a zero-carbon economy.

April 22, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

Shale Giant EQT Seeks to Further ESG Certification for Natural Gas Production

Following completion of its certification pilot projects announced this year, EQT says it will be producing more certified gas than any other U.S. producer’s entire natural gas production.

April 15, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

New York Pension Fund Divests over $7 Million from Canadian Oil Sands Producers

New York State, which has the third-largest pension fund in the U.S. with an estimated valuation of about $248 billion, will continue to invest in oil sands producer Suncor Energy.

April 12, 2021

Markets , Trade , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Commodities Trader Trafigura Launches Carbon Trading Desk

The new Trafigura carbon trading team, to be headed by Hannah Hauman, will be based in Geneva, Houston and Singapore.

April 9, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Energy Transition

Bank of America to Deploy $1 Trillion for Sustainable Finance by 2030

Bank of America, which is the second largest U.S. bank, said the latest announcement puts its total commitment to sustainable finance by 2030 at $1.5 trillion.

April 9, 2021